MIAMI (CBSMiami) — More than 150 transportation and warehousing workers at Miami International Airport will lose their jobs in a matter of weeks.
Regional Elite Airlines Service, located at the airport, warned the state of Florida on Tuesday that it will lay off 153 employees.READ MORE: Parental Rights Bill Sent To Florida Governor Ron DeSantis
Layoff dates for workers at the company—located at 2100 N.W. 42nd Ave.—would be Dec. 4. to Dec. 18.READ MORE: Coral Gables Man Refuses To Sell Family House Swallowed By Massive Development
According to Wikipiedia, Regional Elite Airline Services had been a subsidiary of Delta Air Lines that serves as a ground handler for regional airlines.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Kills Another 290 Floridians
After losing several contracts, the company informed workers on Aug. 7 that it would cease all operations by the end of the year.